Today's Mental Health Stigma Fighting Statement is: Children and adolescents can develop mental illnesses. In the United States, one in ten children and adolescents has a mental disorder severe enough to cause impairment. However, only about 20 percent of these children receive needed treatment. Left untreated, these problems can get worse.
This Stigma Fighting Statement comes from the website for "Mind The Stigma...talking openly about mental illness " at
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